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eHow Claims That Insects Can Feel Pain

Site: How to Get Flies Out of the House Without Killing Them

Most people kill flies without a second thought. But they are animals, and they can feel pain. 129 more words

Biology

That's a lot of Friggin' Radars

frig·ging

ˈfrigən,-iNG/

adjective & adverb

informal

adjective: friggin’; adverb: friggin

used for emphasis or to express anger, annoyance, contempt, or surprise.

“I cried like a frigging baby when I found out how much electromagnetic radiation we were pulsing 24/7″ 55 more words

Geophysics

Clinical Trials: I am in.

Clinical Trials:  I am in.
July 25, 2014

I am number 5.  That number looks like the number of an elite marathoner, but it is not.   426 more words

Cancer

Epaulette Sharks: Shutting Down the Brain for Survival

There’s a saying in neuroscience:

“People who say we only use 10% of our brains only use 10% of their brains.”

What this means is that the common myth that we only use 10% of our brains has no scientific basis.

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Neuroscience

Ring-necked parakeets conquer Haarlem city

This video is about ring-necked parakeets in Greece.

Dutch SOVON ornithologists estimate there are now about 10,000 ring-necked parakeets in the Netherlands. Mainly in the big cities… 70 more words

Environment

Coots in France studied

This video is about Eurasian coots in Sweden.

From Ringing & Migration, Volume 29, Issue 1, 2014:

Common but poorly known: information derived from 32 years of ringing…

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Environment